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NYS court rules it has jurisdiction over Bitfinex, allowing NYAG to continue investigation

The New York State Supreme Court has decided that it has jurisdiction to rule over the case between the New York Attorney General (NYAG) and iFinex, the parent company of cryptocurrency exchange Bitfinex. The decision now allows the NYAG to continue its investigation, according to a filing.  iFinex previously appealed to the court to halt …

3 h
BTC
Israeli bitcoin holders demand local banks reveal policies regarding cryptocurrency accounts

Bitcoin holders in Israel have taken legal action against local banks for their refusal to open accounts for customers seeking to deposit money from cryptocurrency sales, according to a report by Globes. The holders are now demanding that the Bank of Israel, Israel’s central bank, and commercial banks make their policies regarding cryptocurrency public. According …

6 h
Compound launches an open oracle system for decentralized pricing data

Compound, the open-source money market protocol, is trying to make DeFi projects more decentralized by setting an open standard for price oracles. The San Francisco-based startup announced on Monday the release of the “Open Oracle System,” a community project that enables developers to contribute and leverage pricing data from a distributed price feed. A price …

6 h
BitMEX extends access restrictions to 3 new jurisdictions

BitMEX, the Seychelles-based cryptocurrency derivatives trading platform, is closing off its platform to three jurisdictions, the firm announced Monday. According to BitMEX, to ensure the safety of its users’ funds and the stability of its platform the firm has decided to restrict users based in Seychelles, Hong Kong, and Bermuda from accessing its services. These …

6 h
Calling Bakkt a ‘crypto exchange’ misses the mark on what they’re actually doing

Intercontinental Exchange (ICE) captivated the attention of the entire cryptocurrency market last August with the announcement of Bakkt, a new venture led by former ICE investor relations head Kelly Loeffler, which promised to usher bitcoin into the mainstream.  Then, Bakkt was presented in media reports, especially this gushing Fortune profile, as the panacea to the problems …

6 h
Gemini makes Chief Security Officer hire

Gemini, the New York-based cryptocurrency exchange, has announced the hiring of David Damato as its Chief Security Officer. Damato has two decades of cybersecurity experience and was formerly Chief Security Officer at Tanium, a privately-held cybersecurity firm valued at $6.5 billion.  “Security is the bedrock of our culture and one of Gemini’s four pillars along …

6 h
Measuring Gemini’s volume

Compared to its peers, Gemini, the cryptocurrency exchange founded by Cameron and Tyler Winklevoss, has been conservative about its decisions to list new assets on its platform. This conservatism is the result of the founders’ vision for compliance and regulation for the exchange and the cryptocurrency ecosystem as a whole — hoping that its brand of being …

8 h
Binance Lab-backed CRM solution raises $3.5M to bring more enterprises onto blockchains

Binance Labs, along with Arrington XRP Capital, Neo Global Capital, Fenbushi Capital, and several other venture funds, is investing $3.5 million in a blockchain customer relationship management (CRM) startup, hoping to bring enterprise big names onto the Binance Chain and accelerate enterprise blockchain adoption. A recent graduate of Binance’s incubator program Binance Labs, Cere Network …

8 h
BitGo hires former Xapo executive as its Chief Revenue Officer

BitGo, the cryptocurrency custodian, announced today that it has hired Peter (Pete) Najarian as the firm’s Chief Revenue Officer. Najarian was formerly Senior Vice President of Institutions at Xapo, a bitcoin service provider.  “Pete has a deep understanding of capital markets and an exceptional breadth of experience in financial services. This makes him a perfect …

11 h
Fidelity’s charity unit includes XRP to its list of accepted cryptos for donation; hits $100 million-mark

Fidelity Charitable, the financial services giant’s charity unit, is now accepting XRP, the world’s third-largest cryptocurrency, for donations. Until now, the unit accepted only four cryptocurrencies – bitcoin (BTC), bitcoin cash (BCH), ether (ETH) and litecoin (LTC), having launched the form of donation back in 2015, according to an announcement shared with The Block late …

12 h
US lawmakers to visit Switzerland to discuss Facebook’s Libra crypto project

A group of six U.S. lawmakers, led by Democratic Congresswoman Maxine Waters, is going to visit Switzerland in “the coming days” to discuss Facebook’s cryptocurrency project, Libra. The group will hold a meeting with the Swiss Federal Data Protection and Information Commissioner Adrian Lobsiger, Bloomberg reported Sunday, citing a report from local news outlet NZZ …

16 h
E-commerce giant Rakuten publicly launches crypto exchange; currently supports BTC, ETH and BCH

Japan’s equivalent to Amazon, e-commerce giant Rakuten, has publicly launched its cryptocurrency exchange, Rakuten Wallet. Announcing the news on Monday, the company said that users can start spot trading in three cryptocurrencies – bitcoin (BTC), ether (ETH) and bitcoin cash (BCH) – via a mobile app. The app is currently available on Android platform, with …

16 h
BNB
Binance planning to launch ‘Venus,’ similar to Facebook’s upcoming cryptocurrency Libra

The world’s largest cryptocurrency exchange Binance is planning to launch “Venus,” calling it an “independent regional version of Libra,” according to an announcement Monday. Astrologically speaking, Libra’s ruling planet is Venus. Binance said it is going to launch Venus cryptocurrency because it has a presence in several countries, has its native blockchain Binance Chain in …

17 h
XRP
Santander bank using Ripple’s xCurrent solution for upcoming remittance service in Latin America

Spanish banking giant Santander is preparing to launch a new remittance service in Latin America, using Ripple’s xCurrent solution, which does not use XRP cryptocurrency like its xRapid solution. CoinDesk reported the news Monday, saying that the bank is building a “payment corridor” to enable its Latin American customers send money to the U.S. instantly …

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Digital currency research added to scope of China’s Shenzhen Special Economic Zone

The Shenzhen Special Economic Zone will now support the inclusion of digital currency research, according to China’s state media Xinhua. Per the announcement: “The Central Committee of the Communist Party of China and the State Council will support Shenzhen to build a pilot demonstration zone for socialism with Chinese characteristics. Supporting innovative applications such as …

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Bitcoin
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BTC
$ 10 775.53
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+0.39%
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Ethereum
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ETH
$ 200.95
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+0.35%
+3.07%
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XRP
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XRP
$ 0.282157
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Bitcoin Cash
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BCH
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Litecoin
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LTC
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Binance Coin
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BNB
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Tether
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USDT
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EOS
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EOS
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Bitcoin SV
Bitcoin SV
BSV
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Monero
Monero
XMR
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Stellar
Stellar
XLM
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+0.18%
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UNUS SED LEO
UNUS SED LEO
LEO
$ 1.32
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+0.24%
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Cardano
Cardano
ADA
$ 0.050339
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+0.44%
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TRON
TRON
TRX
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+0.13%
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Dash
Dash
DASH
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Tezos
Tezos
XTZ
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